Brunell: It is time to talk about our national debt

The next presidential election would be a good time to remember our kids’ kids.


Classroom training for food worker cards discontinued

Monthly state food worker card classes in Aberdeen will discontinue due to…

  • Aug 29th, 2019


                                Port of Grays Harbor leadership visited the grand opening of AGP’s new Aberdeen, South Dakota soybean processing plant in July. Pictured from left are Port Executive Director Gary Nelson, Port Commissioner Tom Quigg, Port Commission President Stan Pinnick, Port Commissioner Phil Papac and Port Deputy Executive Director Leonard Barnes.

Port leadership attends grand opening of AGP soybean processing plant in Aberdeen, S.D.

Members of the Port of Grays Harbor leadership team attended the grand…

  • Aug 8th, 2019


Brunell: Energy replacements need to be in place before edicts phase them out

Just eliminating existing energy supplies without well-thought-out replacement strategies is a recipe for chaos.

US interest in moon grows as space gets crowded, rare mineral supplies shrink

5oth anniversary of moon landing also helps re-energize thirst to explore closest heavenly body.

Brunell: Historic events reunite us, reveal our qualities if not green cheese

We could use an Apollo 11 mission today.

  • Jul 18th, 2019

Brunell: Time for American ingenuity to get dirty

We need to adapt to how we produce and dispose of waste.

Brunell: Restoring affordability to a college education is vital to America

Making higher education affordable is a national priority.

Chamber garage sale this weekend

Dozens of homes and businesses will open doors for sales.

  • Jun 27th, 2019

Montesano stylist moves to Elma

Christine Miller opened Thairapy Salon in February after almost four years in Monte.

  • Jun 27th, 2019

Brunell: Family-owned businesses are backbone of America

While politicians often tout their support for family-owned business, they are the least understood and most overlooked political constituency.

Brunell: Life-changing innovation comes in all shaps

The world often copies Washington businesses when it comes to innovation.

Local business training sessions will be offered

Local training sessions for those who want to start or strengthen a…

  • May 30th, 2019
Whitney’s Chevrolet in Montesano will soon be getting a new look as the dealership undergoes a facelift. Photo taken May 15, 2019

Changes coming to dealership

Construction set to begin next month

  • May 22nd, 2019
Whitney’s Chevrolet in Montesano will soon be getting a new look as the dealership undergoes a facelift. Photo taken May 15, 2019

Montesano Inn back on market

Owners seeking more than half million dollars.

  • May 21st, 2019
Pete Papac

Pete Papac, founder of Papac Logging, dies

Longtime Monte resident remembered as “hard worker and he expected everybody to work hard for him.”

Pete Papac

Brunell: New Montana law aims to keep people in their homes

Is it worth evicting somebody over a $70 tax bill?

Electronic waste reduction requires innovation

E-waste is the most rapidly growing waste problem in the world. According to the United Nations, we generate about 40 million tons of it every year. This is equivalent to throwing out 800 laptops every single second.

PUD power outage numbers fall

Grays Harbor PUD customers experienced fewer power outages, interruptions and hours without…

  • May 1st, 2019

New businesses open in East County

New dining options and a barbershop open or soon to open in area.

  • Apr 18th, 2019